.inner_percentage.CrossFiled { .inner_percentage.Democratic { .cc_val {} .votebox_bp_logo { .non_result_row th { Mitch McConnell has abandoned Kentucky during this crisis. This includes spending by political party committees, super PACs, trade associations, and 501(c)(4) nonprofit groups.[6][7][8]. When SKCTC nearly lost eligibility for federal student loan and financial aid programs, McConnell secured a provision allowing the school to file an appeal to the Department of Education – which was ultimately granted – so it can stay open. font-size: 0.9em; }; McGrath said McConnell stood up for special interests instead of Kentuckians. Subscribe. font-weight: bold; margin-bottom: .75em; margin-bottom: -2px !important; } The numbers in this section are automatically updated as candidates file new campaign finance reports. color:white; } .results_table_container { A sample ad from the candidate's Facebook page is embedded below. padding-bottom: 7px; The 2020 United States Senate election in Alabama was held on November 3, 2020, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the State of Alabama, concurrently with the 2020 U.S. presidential election, as well as other elections to the United States Senate in other states, elections to the United States House of Representatives, and various state and local elections. margin: 0; The table below details filing requirements for U.S. Senate candidates in Kentucky in the 2020 election cycle. .electionsectionheading { } He became Senate majority leader in 2015. padding-left: 16px; .cc_photo { Latest forecasts and polls for the 2020 Senate elections by Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight. width: 40%; margin-bottom: 10px; SENATE GOP 50 -3 DEM 48 +3. .race_header, .results_text, .results_table_container, .votebox_legend { defer(); There were no incumbents in this race. For more information about the Democratic primary, click here. .results_row td { color: #fff; border-bottom: 1px solid #ddd; } } jQuery( ".votebox" ).each(function( index ) { By. border-bottom-left-radius: 12px; letter-spacing: .04em; font-weight: 300; Among the many other accomplishments on his “list of triumphs” for Kentuckians, McConnell secured legislation to block costly administrative fees for Rough River residents – which could have reached $4,000 per household – following the discovery of Army Corps surveying errors. margin-top: 1em; border-radius: 5px 5px 0px 0px; vertical-align: top; background-color: #f9d334; width: 100% letter-spacing: 0.03em; let item = jQuery('.votebox .indicate_scroll').get(index); People are tired of that. color: white; POLLS… This section lists noteworthy endorsements issued in this election, including those made by high-profile individuals and organizations, cross-party endorsements, and endorsements made by newspaper editorial boards. Kentucky results for the 2020 presidential election, Senate and House races, and key ballot measures. font-size: 12px; } .votebox-results-metadata { } } background-color: red; .results_row.winner { font-weight: bold; } } overflow: hidden; font-style: italic; .race_header.green { font-weight: bold; External Relations: Alison Prange • Sara Key • Sarah Rosier • Kari Berger .votebox_legend { from the University of Louisville and a J.D. } .cc_container { GOVERNORS GOP 27 +1 DEM 23 -1. In 2008, he defeated Democrat Bruce Lunsford 53% to 47%. display: table; “Without him we would not have the program we have today.” – Ryan Quarles, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner. .votebox { border-left: 1px solid #ddd; The 2020 United States Senate election in Kentucky was held on November 3, 2020, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the Commonwealth of Kentucky, concurrently with the 2020 U.S. presidential election, as well as other elections to the United States Senate, elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections. padding-bottom: 0px; He also led the confirmations of 53 district court judges, three of whom are Kentuckians. The second amendment is a uniquely American right to self-defense from all enemies foreign and domestic. } text-align: left; } position: relative; As of October 14, McGrath had raised the second-highest amount of all U.S. Senate candidates during the 2020 election cycle at $90 million. } height: 22px; padding:7px 8px 8px; from the University of Kentucky Law School, Lexington. Grimes had raised $19 million—the sixth-highest amount of the cycle.[2]. If we end the war on drugs, we will also help enable treatment for our combat veterans, many of whom come home broken, with a broken VA system. Amy McGrath's 2020 campaign website, "Home," accessed September 4, 2020; YouTube, "Amy McGrath for Senate, Videos," accessed September 4, 2020; Amy McGrath's 2020 campaign website, "Meet Amy," accessed June 11, 2020; LinkedIn, "Amy McGrath," accessed June 11, 2020, This section contains campaign finance figures from the Federal Election Commission covering all candidate fundraising and spending in this election. overflow-x: auto; Eric Rothmuller 8. 2020 ELECTIONS ON DEMAND. I went to combat with a 9 millimeter strapped to my chest and a 20 millimeter cannon on the front of my jet. .cc_header.Democratic { He said he garnered bipartisan support to pass COVID-19 relief legislation. } display: inline-block; } Under McConnell’s leadership, the United States Senate has fundamentally transformed the federal judiciary by confirming pro-Constitution judges at a clip typically reserved for the first Saturday in May. Click me! Kentucky Senate - McConnell vs. Gray | Polling Data. } padding-top: 8px; It will be updated following the primary on June 23, 2020. In 2014, McConnell won re-election with 56% of the vote to Alison Lundergan Grimes' (D) 41%. padding-left: 0; margin: 0 auto; width: 50%; 1227. } Barron's campaign website stated the following: Government accountability and cutting waste, We are a long way from government that is of the people, by the people, and for the people. The candidate list below is based on candidate filing lists provided by the Kentucky Secretary of State on January 13, 2020. Republicans faced greater partisan risk in the election. Polls: Gideon leads Collins in Maine, McConnell up big in Kentucky. top: -1px; margin-top: 0px; vertical-align: top; } } @media only screen and (max-width: 600px) { Amy has a vision for coming back stronger than before. display: block; border-bottom-right-radius: 12px; The challenges that our nation faces around the globe today are complex—and they require us to have leaders who clearly understand the nature of our changing world and of conflict. color: white; They should be changed frequently, and for the same reason.". [4] Ballotpedia staff compiled profiles based on campaign websites, advertisements, and public statements. font-size: 16px; background-color: grey; background: #4c4c4c; display: inline-block; All posts tagged “2020 Senate Elections” Nov. 9, 2020. } .key_messages {} } else { vertical-align: middle; .outer_percentage { color: #0645ad; height: 56px; .race_header.republican { Source: Federal Elections Commission, "Campaign finance data," . Candidates for Congress are required to file financial reports on a quarterly basis, as well as two weeks before any primary, runoff, or general election in which they will be on the ballot and upon the termination of any campaign committees.[5]. Election 2020; Politics; Top Stories; McConnell Vs McGrath Kentucky Senate Poll Confirms 2020 Blue Wave. } display: block; .cc_header.Republican { height: 100%; background-color: #db0000; Elections 2020:Where can I go to vote?Early in-person voting questions answered. And when the Army Corps tried to prohibit fishing at dams along the Cumberland River, McConnell secured a bill to stop it. We have gotten tangled in unending conflicts far from home and people graduating from high school today have never known a time when our country wasn't in some kind of war. .race_header.libertarian { Andrew Maynard 6. This section shows advertisements released in this race. } McConnell said there was precedent for his 2016 and 2020 positions and that, unlike in 2016, the same party holds the presidency and a majority in the Senate in 2020. Kentucky modified its absentee/mail-in voting procedures for the November 3, 2020, general election as follows: For a full timeline about election modifications made in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, click here. Independents who caucus with the Democrats held the two remaining seats. background-color: #db0000; } padding-bottom: 5px; text-align: left !important; .inner_percentage { The winning presidential candidate carried Kentucky in every election from 1964 to 2004. if(document.getElementsByClassName("reference").length==0) if(document.getElementById('Footnotes')!==null) document.getElementById('Footnotes').parentNode.style.display = 'none'; Communications: Kristen Vonasek • Kayla Harris • Megan Brown • Mary Dunne • Sarah Groat • Heidi Jung } color: #6db24f; Sign In. Pinterest. McConnell served as party whip and minority leader before being elected by fellow Republican senators to serve as majority leader beginning in 2015. RealClearPolitics - Election 2020 - Kentucky Senate - McConnell vs. McGrath. McConnell said McGrath was far left and extreme, highlighting statements she made in support of impeaching Trump, in opposition to a border wall, and in support of abortion access. .cc_office { SENATE GOP 50 -3 DEM 48 +3. } S. Click here to see the Senate forecast. width: 100% !important; max-height: 580px; let scrollHeight = jQuery('.results_table_container').get(index).scrollHeight; Through his Preventing Maternal Death Act to address the spike in maternal mortality, McConnell also led authorization of federal resources to establish maternal mortality review committees. margin-bottom: 4px; .cc_header.Libertarian { .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { font-weight: 200; letter-spacing: 0.03em; PROJECTIONS. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. I will work to ensure the balance of power between Congress and the other two branches. Last fall, McConnell also led the successful reauthorization of his provision to continue protecting your right to fish these waters. Our responses moving forward must be focused on both safety and equity. padding-left: 8px; .cc_key { top: 0px; McGrath emphasized her background as a Marine fighter pilot, saying her leadership and service would transfer to representing the people of Kentucky in the Senate. left: 0px; * Polls marked with an asterisk are partisan polls. .votebox { font-weight: bold; "[16], McGrath said, "The McConnell rule in 2016 says that during an election year we don’t put forth a Supreme Court nominee for up or down vote, but now ... the McConnell rule, he changes it for 2020. It’s just basically a banana republic where anybody who's in power gets to change the rules at any time. Democratic Party. Track the 2020 Kentucky Senate Election here. Jimmy Ausbrooks 2. padding-bottom: 8px; } HOUSE GOP 194 -7 DEM 241 +8. padding-left: 10px; Election Projection . letter-spacing: .03em; McConnell's campaign website stated the following: After Justice Antonin Scalia passed away during a presidential election, McConnell made the consequential decision to let the American people decide who they wanted to appoint the next Supreme Court justice. McConnell was first elected in 1984. I am a gun owner and pro-Second Amendment. background-color: #003388; border: 1px solid #999; background-color: green; font-weight: 100; } } Sources: } top: -5px; 0. His bill, the CAREER Act, was signed into law to help individuals in recovery find and maintain employment and a stable living situation. text-align: center; .votebox-results-metadata-p { The most recent polls for the 35 Senate races contested during the 2020 elections. .race_header.democratic { margin-bottom: 24px; McGrath received a bachelor's degree from the United States Naval Academy, a graduate certificate in legislative studies from Georgetown University, and a master's degree in international security from Johns Hopkins University. }); McConnell also shepherded the Protecting Moms and Infants Act into law to help stop the heartbreaking effects of babies born into addiction. background-color: #6db24f; HOUSE GOP 194 -7 DEM 241 +8. McConnell and McGrath participated in a debate co-sponsored by Gray Television and the University of Kentucky. background-color: grey Interactive 2020 election map: States that gave Biden the route to the White House Herald-Leader Staff Report. Forecasts are putting the Democrats on course to claim up to 52 seats and a Senate majority Derek Leonard Petteys(Reform Party) 3. Spending reported as being in support of a candidate is marked with an (S) and spending reported as opposing a candidate is marked with an (O). display: inline-block; Some cast their ballot by mail, some voted early in person and many voted on Election Day. PRESIDENT TRUMP 260 -46 BIDEN 278 +46. .cc_header.Green { display: inline; Bennie Smith 10. We must start investing in the basics again—education and training—so that financial stability is back within the grasp of all Kentuckians. Polls. Democrats Needed A Big Blue Wave To Win The Senate, And It Looks Like They Didn’t Get It By Perry Bacon Jr. Poll Date Sample MoE. } And while the pro-hemp provision will open new doors, McConnell made sure Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College wasn’t forced to close theirs. } On November 2, 2012, Rand Paul (R) defeated Jack Conway (D) and Billy Ray Wilson (I) in the general election.